Books tagged: backpacking

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Big Fish
Price: Free! Words: 79,520. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2009 by Minnow Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Innocent abroad Stuart Ward becomes a backpacker in peril when he travels to French Polynesia and the island of Bora Bora as the first stop on a Round-the-World itinerary. Arriving hopeful of adventure and romance, instead Stuart is unwittingly drawn into a conspiracy and he quickly discovers that the beautiful paradise islands are no Eden as one by one his fellow travellers begin to disappear...
Pacific Dream
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,520. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2009 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Unflinchingly honest, vividly told, funny, true, fascinating, exciting---Pacific Dream is all these things. John writes with a candor that's shockingly fresh and real. His prose is clear as the water in one of the rushing streams he fords. It's as if the reader walks the trail with him, and he makes every step of his trek from Mexico to Canada as exciting as it is surprising.
THE BULL CATCHERS - A Unique Journey Into the Wild Heart of Oz
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 67,500. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A young Texan is taken under the wing of the most outrageous characters in Crocodile Dundee country where he pursues the dangerous profession of "bull catching", capturing wild bulls and buffalos on the open range. Unlike pioneer Texans, the author, in bare feet, uses Toyotas instead of horses and throws them down by the tail instead of roping them. A one of a kind outback Australian adventure.
Mayne Attraction: In The Spotlight
Price: Free! Words: 122,130. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Ellery Mayne is shocked to learn that she’s being shadowed by an elite security team and surprised by the love of one of her protectors, former CIA agent Ash Ryan. But their secret romance and his loyalty to his colleagues get pushed to the limit when the team's mysterious employer appears to claim more than just her heart. With her life 'In the Spotlight' Ellery is the 'Mayne Attraction.'
My Husband Made Me Do It! A Pilgrim With Plastic On The Camino de Santiago
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,680. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Fat, 59, fortified daily by red wine and challenged by my husband, I start a mildly epic adventure. This book is part autobiography, part travel guide, an honest but tongue in cheek record of my Camino. It lists distances, places to stay and to avoid, what to take, degree of difficulty and ultimately proves anybody can do it. I want to inspire you to take the first step on your own adventure.
Karma Peace...A Tale of Mystery, Magic and Madness
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,290. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
2011 IPPY Awards ~BRONZE MEDAL WINNER~ for Visionary Fiction! An allegorical tale of one woman's mid-life crisis, her abandonment of family for India, the battle for her 'true' self, and a spectacular phoenix-style rise from the flames… You haven't experienced a trip like this since EAT PRAY LOVE or THE ALCHEMIST! So come on and join the journey!
Samantha My Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,500. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Karen and Tim had set out on a three-month backpacking vacation in the Great Lakes area, Lake Michigan to be exact. Karen was an attorney for a small law firm, Tim was a logger. Karen and Tim set out on their vacation but soon become romantically involved and return home to be married before continuing the adventu
Capital Punishment
Price: Free! Words: 174,540. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The BBC said: "Most of us would think twice about trying to get to the end of our street, without cash in our pockets. But what about going a little bit further....with no money, no food and no way of getting home? Meet Kris Mole. He's the 24 year old brains behind the Great Euro Freebie Challenge in aid of Cancer Research." After reading please rate and review. Unless you didn't like it. Hmmmm.
Three Hundred Zeroes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,540. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A promise to his brother haunted him for over forty years. Finally, Blanchard set out on the Appalachian Trail with his brother's Purple Heart Medal to fulfill that promise. He learned that the wilderness and solitude can reconnect one with a Norman Rockwell America that at times seems long lost and forgotten. This humorous story demonstrates that adventure truly begins in the heart.
Retreating With God
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,520. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
The Bible tells us in Proverbs 4:23, "Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it." This book is the story of the author's adventures as he learns to guard his heart while backpacking in the Guadalupe Mountains of west Texas.